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AS level

n
1. (Education)
a. a public examination taken for the General Certificate of Education, with a smaller course content than an A level: since 2000 taken either as the first part of a full A level or as a qualification in its own right
b. the course leading to this examination
c. (as modifier): AS-level English.
2. (Education) a pass in a subject at AS level: I've got three AS levels.
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Both schools also performed well when it came to joint A-level and AS-level UCAS figures with scores of 366 for Bablake and 372 for King Henry VIII.
The UK Government wants to separate the AS-level - which currently counts towards full A-levels - to become a "high-quality standalone qualification" on its own.
Mr Gove wants to separate the AS-level to become a "high-quality stand- alone qualification" on its own.
Sixth-formers at the school notched up a string of A* and A grades between them, with each student gaining an average combined A and AS-level UCAS point score of 508.
From 2015, Tory Gove wants to make the AS-level a stand-alone exam that does not count towards A-levels.
Each student gained an average combined A and AS-level UCAS point score of 540.
At Waverley School in Small Heath, 25 Year 9 students stole a march on older pupils across Birmingham with a 100 per cent rate in AS-level religious studies, Arabic and Urdu.
Both of the AS-level papers were set by the AQA exam board, one of England's biggest awarding bodies.
Ofqual chief executive Glenys Stacey issued the warning as details emerged of a third mistake in this year's AS-level exams.
Andrew Jarvis, 18, from Fairfield, is off to Durham University to study geology after picking up As in maths, German, physics, geology, an A in AS-level further maths, and a B in AS-level critical thinking.
Comedian Lenny Henry presented the Anthony Walker Young Citizen of the Year Award last Aprll Anthony, a committed Christian and gifted sportsman, was studying law, IT and media and was waiting for his AS-level results when he was killed.
Teenagers could gain the equivalent of an AS-level by putting on a puppet show, according to plans from the Government's exams authority.